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Youth Athletic Leagues

Youth athletic leagues are offered year round for players of all ages and skill levels.

Youth leagues include...

Basketball (winter) | Indoor Soccer (winter) | Outdoor baseball/softball (summer)

Please see sport specific tabs below to learn more.

Athletic Field Report/Weather Alert

Participant Code of Conduct

DeKalb Park District requires all athletic staff, coaches, players, parents and spectators to abide by a "Code of Conduct" with the following guidelines:

  • Show respect to all participants, staff & spectator.
  • Refrain from using foul language.
  • Refrain from inflicting bodily harm upon other participants, staff & spectators.
  • Show respect for equipment, supplies and facilities.

Additional guidelines may be developed as deemed necessary. DeKalb Park District reserves the right to dismiss a participant or spectator for inappropriate conduct. Each situation will be evaluated on its own merit.

Boys & Girls Recreational Basketball Leagues

This instructional, recreational league includes practice times as well as game play. Volunteers are needed to coach in all the boys and girls leagues. Games and practices are held at Sports and Recreation.

LEAGUES: Co-ed 3rd - 4th grade | Boys 5th-6th grade | Girls 5th-6th grade

Player Fee: $60rs/$70nr | Registration NOW OPEN

Registration after Nov 26th subject to waiting list and $10 late fee.

Online Registration

  • Player Evaluations: Nov 5-15

  • Basketball Clinics: Nov 19 - Nov 29

  • Team Practices begin: Dec 3

  • Games begin: Jan 5

Practices held between 5pm and 8pm (week nights)

Games played between 9am and 4pm (Saturdays)

Player Evaluation and Clinics Calendar

3rd/4th Grade Basketball Rules

5th/6th Grade Basketball Rules

Have a younger child interested in Basketball? Check out Little Hoopsters!

Youth Indoor Soccer Leagues

SCHEDULES-


Boys and girls leagues U-10, U-12, U-14 (Saturdays) U-16, U19 (Sundays)

Winter League (Session 1) | Nov 3 - Jan 20 -- 10 game session no games Dec 22, 23, 29, 30

Team Fee: $650rs/$750nr (10 rostered players) Additional Players Fees (above 10 players) $30rs/$40nr per player

Online Team Registration Youth Soccer Team Roster Form


Have a younger child interested in soccer?
Check out our Little Kickers and Mighty Mites programs!


Indoor Soccer Team Fee & Registration Process
1. Pay Initial Team Fee** (must be paid in full)
$650 initial team fee includes 10 resident players ($750 ALL non-resident team).
The $650rs/$750nr team fee can be paid online, over the phone, via mail, or in-person.
Teams paying $650 will owe $10 per non-resident rostered player of the original 10 players.
Any additional player fees must be paid over the phone, via mail or in person.

2. Submit Completed Team Roster Minimum of 10 players (incomplete team rosters will not be accepted)
Via email whayes@dekalbparkdistrict.com
In-person or mailed to the Sports & Rec Center, 1765 S. 4th Street, DeKalb, IL 60115
Fax to (815)758-7956

3. Pay Additional Player Fees and Non-Resident Fees
Additional Player Fees (above 10 players) - $30rs/$40nr per player
Non-resident fees (if owed from initial 10 player roster) - $10 per player

New Wiffle Ball Pilot Program, Wifflot!

This recreation team sport is open to all skill levels, competitive and non-competitive players.

Children are taught wiffle ball rules and skills as well as introduced to the game play.
This organized sport is lead by trained instructors from The Wifflot Inc. The Park District is looking to grow this program into an ongoing activity .
All dates are held indoor at the Sports and Recreation Center.

Registration is required

1st -5th grade | Tuesdays| Sports & Recreation Center
4:30 - 5:30pm | $20rs/nr

Session 1: Jan 8 - Jan 29
Session 2: Feb 5 - Feb 26
Session 3: Mar 5 - Mar 26


Registration Forms

Youth Basketball | Youth Indoor Soccer | Youth Baseball/Softball

14u Boys Baseball Fall Schedule 2018

12u Boys Baseball Fall Schedule 2018

10u Boys Baseball Fall Schedule 2018

10u Girls Softball Fall Schedule 2018

Other Documents

Indoor Soccer Rules | Friendship Request Form | Volunteer Handbook